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Actor Kataoka Nizaemon VIII as Seimon'ya Keijûrô, from the series Mirrors for Collage Pictures in the Modern Style (Imayô oshi-e kagami)

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MFA impressions: 49.1767, RES.11.5764.5

Inscription

「白梅を手越に折るや埴ひとゑ 八代目我童」

Signed

Toyokuni ga, in toshidama cartouche 豊国画(年玉枠)

Marks

Censor's seal: Monkey 2 aratame Blockcutter's mark: Yokokawa Hori Take 改印: 申二改 彫師: 横川彫竹

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, 1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 2nd month

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.5 x 26.3 cm (15 3/16 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.1767

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

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Asia

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